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Getulio Vargas zoo

#69 of 256 things to do in Salvador Features Animals
Alto de Ondina, s/n | Ondina, Salvador, State of Bahia 40170-110, Brazil
(71) 3116-7952
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Excellent for a foreigner to see Brazil's fauna

I enjoyed it very much, being a european with little knowledge of Brazilian animals, this was very... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2014
FreOls
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Alicante, Spain
Free zoo!

Salvador zoo focuses mostly on Southern American animals, although there are also some non-native... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2013
espm252
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Porto, Portugal
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Tue-Sun 8.30am-5pm
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average27%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
13 Apr 2014
“Excellent for a foreigner to see Brazil's fauna”
24 May 2013
“Free zoo!”
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Alto de Ondina, s/n | Ondina, Salvador, State of Bahia 40170-110, Brazil
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(71) 3116-7952
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Reviewed 14 April 2014

I enjoyed it very much, being a european with little knowledge of Brazilian animals, this was very exotic for me. Not only the animals but also the plant life in and around the zoo I found amazing. I was there on a sunday but the...More

1  Thank FreOls
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Salvador zoo focuses mostly on Southern American animals, although there are also some non-native species. Birds are by far the most represented, but then again this also happens in the continent. The zoo is considerably large, and animals are a bit spaced but that's actually...More

2  Thank espm252
Reviewed 29 April 2013

I have visited zoos in Australia, Buenos Aires and other cities, so I can definitely say that Salvador zoo is not the most nice one I have seen. It is not small but the number and different kind of animals is not expressive and you...More

3  Thank Ana O
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